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Ames Conference Center hotel is close to Iowa State University! Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center Š ISU is located just off Hwy 30 and 5 miles from I-35. We are 2 miles from the Iowa State University campus and convenient to the area's biggest attractions. Our hotel is close to many major businesses - ISU Research Park and Workiva are just a short drive away. The Hilton Coliseum, Stephens Auditorium, Fisher Theater, and Scheman Building are only one mile from our Ames accommodation. Syngenta, REG, 3M, IA DOT, USDA/NVSL, and Danfoss are also nearby. We offer three meeting rooms with seating for up to 450 guests. We are close to ISUs campus, which makes it easy to visit a student, attend a sporting event or just enjoy the beautiful campus. Our Ames hotel is within a mile of Jack Trice Stadium, Reiman Gardens and Coldwater Golf Links. Leisure travelers will find many attractions near our hotel. Downtown Ames offers dining, shopping and entertainment - it's a great place to spend a day. The Iowa Arboretum and Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad are less than a half-hour away. Guests of our hotel in Ames are sure to enjoy our deluxe amenities. You can dine at our full-service restaurant, the Cardinal Cafe, hold an event in one of our flexible meeting rooms, or simply relax in the indoor pool or hot tub. Visit the Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center - ISU and see what this Ames area hotel has to offer you.



· Accessible facilities
· Air conditioning individually controlled in room
· Bathtub
· Car rental desk - (In Area)
· Cocktail lounge
· Coffee/Tea maker
· Color television
· Computer
· Cribs
· Direct dial telephone
· Dry cleaning
· Free newspaper
· Free parking
· Golf - (In Area)
· Hairdryer
· Housekeeping - daily
· Housekeeping - weekly
· Ice machine
· Indoor pool
· Interior corridors
· Ironing board
· Late check-out available
· Lounges/bars
· Meeting rooms
· Microwave
· Microwave
· Mini-refrigerator
· Non-smoking
· On-Site parking
· Onsite laundry
· Parking
· Pets allowed
· Private bathroom
· Public area air conditioned
· Restaurant
· Rollaway bed
· Room service
· Satellite television
· Separate closet
· Shops and commercial services - (In Area)
· Sofa bed
· Speaker phone
· Stereo
· Tennis court - (In Area)
· Two-line phone
· Valet same day dry cleaning
· Voice mail
· Wireless internet connection
· Wireless internet connection in public areas

Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 3:00 PM
· Check out time is 11:00 AM
· Time Zone is GMT
· Opened in 2007
· Renovated in 01/01/2007
· 75 rooms.
· 6 suites.
· 3 floors.

Restaurant Information

Cardinal Cafˇ

The Cardinal Cafe and Lounge is located right inside the Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center at ISU. Open for breakfast Monday through Sunday. The full dinner menu is offered Monday through Saturday, with a limited menu Sunday evening. The menu features l

Cardinal Cafe

After a day of sightseeing or meetings in Ames, relax in our friendly lounge for a drink and the chance to unwind.

Meeting Facility

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Recreation Information

Indoor pool

Fitness center on-site

Fitness center off-site

Children's program - Perfect Games is perfect for the entire family! Located about 3 miles away from the hotel, families can enjoy bowling, arcade games, pizza, or laser tag!

Area Attractions

- Donald and Ruth Furman Aquatic Center
- Iowa State University
- Hilton Coliseum

Cyclone Sports (Basketball, Volleyball, Wrestling, and Gymnastics) are held here.

- Reiman Gardens

Gardens and annual art exhibits are held here.

- Jack Trice Stadium

Cyclone Football Stadium

- Historic Downtown
- Veenker Golf Course
- Scheman Building
- Des Moines International Airport
- Ames Ice Arena
- Brunnier Art Museum
- Hunziker Sports Complex
- Iowa Sports Foundation (Iowa Games)
- Fisher Theater
- Cy Stephens Auditorium

Part of the Iowa State Center

- Ames Downtown Farmers Market
- Perfect Games

New family gaming center. Bowling, Laser Tag, Arcade, Bar

- Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad
- Octagon Center for the Arts

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